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The coldest village on Earth 'boasts' temperatures as low as -67C

As Bad As You Think It Is, It's Worse: Wage Theft Comes to America

In Denmark fast food workers make $20 an hour plus benefits, and the corporations who employ them are still profitable. Why there and not here?<p>The answer is simple and painful -- wage theft. In America corporations are systematically stealing our wages. Virtually everyone in the bottom 95 percent …

Google Beats Apple in List of World’s Most Valuable Brands

Google, Apple, IBM and Microsoft are the companies that rank the highest in terms of brand value, according to a new study commissioned by WPP and …

5 Tips for Shooting Breathtaking Landscape Photos

Discover the secrets to harnessing natural light all day long for your best landscape photos yet with five tips from award-winning photographer Rick …

Landscape Photography

10 Phrases Great Speakers Never Say | Inc.com

While it's really hard to immediately win over a crowd, it's really easy for a speaker to lose the room within the first few minutes of a presentation.<p>To make sure you don't lose your audience, here's Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten, serial entrepreneur and founder of TwitterCounter and The Next Web, …

Vermont to set highest state minimum wage in the U.S.

While Congress remains deadlocked over a proposal to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10, yet another state has taken the matter into its own …

Beijing just handed out the city’s largest-ever fine for air pollution—to a US joint venture

Beijing officials have struggled to clean up the oppressively polluted capital city’s air by limiting cars, curbing production in nearby provinces, and promising tough new quotas and fines for offenders.<p>City authorities announced their biggest fine yet today, a 300,000 yuan ($48,092) penalty for …

New moon from orbit. Wide angle view with Jupiter.

Russia Makes Plans to Kill Space Station in 2020 Due to Sanctions

MOSCOW — Russia cast doubt on the long-term future of the International Space Station, a showcase of post-Cold War cooperation, as it retaliated on Tuesday against U.S. sanctions over Ukraine.<p>Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said Moscow would reject a U.S. request to prolong the orbiting …

Russia

How to keep on selling smartphones when we've nearly all got one already

How much are you paying for your latest phone? Whatever it is, your next one probably won't cost as much. Experts say smartphones in Britain are set to get cheaper, as saturation in the market fuels competition between operators.<p>Industry data seen by the <i>Observer</i> suggests that last December, …

Walmart's Revenge: Amazon.com Has A Big Problem

Amazon.com is grabbing the headlines this week with the news that it bested rival Netflix in securing exclusive rights to stream HBO’s library of older shows — such as <i>The Sopranos</i> and <i>Deadwood</i> — via its Amazon Prime streaming service.<p>But its streaming business, while a big headline winner, isn’t the …